La Princesa and the Pea

La Princesa and the Pea

Book - 2017
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"A rhyming twist on a classic fairy tale in which a queen places a pea under a young lady's mattress to see if she is truly a princess. Incorporates Spanish words and Includes a glossary"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2017]
ISBN: 9780399251566
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Call Number: E ELYA, S


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A Latin twist to the classic tale of the Princess and the Pea. This title is perfect for introducing Spanish vocabulary. It also features rhyming throughout as well as beautiful mixed-media illustrations by the Peruvian illustrator.

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Funkelizk May 19, 2017

Princess and the Pea with an Andean twist

Winner of the Pura Belpré Awards honoring Latino writers and illustrators whose children's books best portray, affirm and celebrate the Latino cultural experience. Illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal, winner of the Belpré Illustrator Award.

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ArapahoeMicheleW Feb 16, 2018

Absolutely loved the illustrations and humor in this new version of an old story.

Dec 05, 2017

A fun twist on an old classic. Wonderfully illustrated (the grumpy cat is my favorite), fun rhyming text and a very helpful glossary and pronunciation guide for the Spanish words.


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